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Officials demand closure of 12 Prince George’s County strip clubs (access required)

UPPER MARLBORO — Authorities in Prince George’s County have ordered a dozen area strip clubs to shut down after a yearlong battle between the county and the businesses over their locations and new, stricter zoning rules. Officials made the announcement ...

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Strip club liquor ban unconstitutional, 4th Circuit affirms

A Maryland law that allowed Prince George’s County to ban liquor sales at strip clubs based on the performers’ conduct and attire is unconstitutional, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held Thursday. The 2-1 decision affirms a federal judge’s ...

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ATF: Human involvement was factor in fire on ‘The Block’

Human involvement was a factor in the Dec. 6 five-alarm fire that engulfed part of Baltimore’s adult entertainment district, federal investigators said Wednesday. But the finding of an “incendiary” cause to the blaze does not mean it was intentionally set, ...

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5-alarm fire roars in Baltimore’s adult district

A five-alarm fire broke out Monday afternoon in a building in Baltimore’s adult-entertainment district, spreading quickly, sending thick smoke throughout downtown and snarling traffic. Fire spokesman Battalion Chief Kevin Cartwright said the blaze started about 4 p.m. in a three-story ...

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